We are Finalist!

May 19, 2014 by El Rio

Good News All Round..

El Rio Margaret River has been named Finalist in the “Restaurant & Catering Hostplus Awards for Excellence” for New Restaurant”  in the Western Australian Category.

We are super cuffed with our nomination & now finalist - as we are proud of our little bit of Mexican in Margaret River. We strive to create a fresh & authentic Mexican cuisine for the South West community & tourist alike. Winners are announced in August at the Perth Convention Centre, so keep your fingers crossed for us.


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Easter at El Rio

April 9, 2014 by El Rio

We are gearing up for a Massive Long Weekend here at El Rio … And we are open all Long Weekend including Good Friday !

Kicking things off on Good Friday we have the very talented Lightning Jack live in the courtyard from 5:30pm. ‘Lightning Jack’ is multi-instrumentalist Jack Ceriani. You’ll be truly impressed by the awesome talent of this young man who displays musical ability. Classic Blues at it’s best.

Easter Saturday we welcome back the darling of the South West music scene Paige Trantham the sparkly, deeply talented, sweet-as-honey songstress. A prolific writer from a very early age, Paige has a repertoire of around one hundred original songs, some deep and emotive, others catchy and light she will be kicking off at one her favourite venues – El Rio from 5:30pm.

Easter Sunday no need to rest as we have DJ Mandy B on the decks outside in the courtyard from 5:30pm pumping out some funky tunes to sit back relax – sip on some margaritas & watch the town go by..

Bookings are essential over the Easter Long Weekend, so don’t miss out. Call now book yourself a seat at one of Margaret Rivers newest cool venue! Ariba!!!


Taco’s, Margarita’s and Music

November 26, 2013 by El Rio

With a fresh taco in one hand, an icey margarita in the other, acoustic tunes drifting across our deck and a bit of fresh, salty Margaret River air thrown in- we can’t think of a better way to wind down on an afternoon.

Resident Artist “Paige” plays every Saturday live in the Courtyard from 4:30pm. Sit back – relax & watch Margaret River pass by & enjoy the soulful sounds of Paige

tequila and margs sunshine can be enjoyed anytime.